Helianthus mollis, Ashy Sunflower
Category: Native (Herbaceous perennial)
Height: 4 to 5 feet
Bloom Time: Summer to fall
Growth Habit: Erect
Comments: Large grey-green clasping leaves and stems have a frosted appearance. A single stalk branches at top with numerous 3 to 5 inch ray flowers. Attracts bees and butterflies.